Nestlé is the world’s largest food and beverage company and is present in 189 countries around the world. We offer a wide portfolio of products and services that accompany people and their pets throughout their lives. Our more than 2000 brands range from global icons like Nescafé and Nespresso to brands like Thomy, Herta and Beba. Nestlé is headquartered in Vevey, Switzerland, where the company was founded over 150 years ago. Nestlé Deutschland AG is based in Frankfurt am Main.

Respect for diversity: We see the diversity in our company and our supply chain as a real plus. We attach particular importance to a balanced gender relationship and the empowerment of women. Our initiative to promote a more balanced gender ratio is aimed particularly at managers and management teams. Initiatives in our supply chains give women more say and economic independence.

Measures: Targeted focus on female talents in recruitment, talent management and succession planning processes, Unconscious Bias Training, mentoring programmes for women managers, various models for making work more flexible (home office, part-time, sabbatical, job sharing etc.), company day-care centre, women’s networks etc.


Company data

Number of employees: 10,500 (Germany), 320,000 (worldwide) Number of female employees: 4000 (Germany) Proportion of women in management positions: 34% Locations in Germany: 15 Locations worldwide: 413